This is just one type of the thousands
of scam e-mail variants
sent out each day by 419 scammers. If you've received an e-mail even
remotely similar to the scam published here or if you have
arrived at this page via an internet search resulting from an e-mail
that you received, YOU
HAVE RECEIVED A SCAM E-MAIL!
DR. KOFFI ADAMS
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send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: DR. KOFFI ADAMS <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: GREETINGS TO YOU.
Date: Wed, 25 May 2011 18:47:23 +0100 (Wed, May 25 2011 13:47:23)
Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 6.00.2600.0000
Dear Sir / Ma,
My name is DR. KOFFI ADAMS, I am the Branch manager in one of the leading international banks here in Cote D'Iviore.
I got your information during my search through the Internet. I am
47years of age and married with 3 lovely kids. It may interest you to
hear that I am a man of PEACE and don't want problem, I only hope we
can assist each other.
If you don't want this business offer kindly forget it as I will not contact you again.
I have packaged a financial transaction that will benefit both of us,
as the Branch manager of My Bank, it is my duty to send in a financial
report to my head office in the capital city Plateaux Abidjan at the
end of each year
On the course of the year 2006 end of year’s reports, I discovered that
my branch in which I am the manager made Nine Million Dollars
[$9,000.000.00 USD] profit which our head quarters was not aware of and
will never be aware of it.
I have since then, placed this amount on a Numbered Suspence
Account which anybody can be presented as the beneficiary since
it was lodged in a numbered account.
As an officer of the bank I can not be directly be connected to this
money, so this informed my contacting you for us to work together so
that you can assist receive this money into your bank account for us to
SHARE it. If you concur with this proposal, I intend for you to retain
50% of the funds while 50% shall be for me.
Upon your response, I will configure your name on our database as
holder of the Numbered Suspense Account, and I will also guide you on
how to apply to our bank head office for the Account Closure/
bank-to-bank remittance of the funds to your designated bank account
Note; there are practically no risk involved, it will be bank to bank
transfer, all I need from you is to stand claim as the rightful
beneficiary who made the deposit with our branch so that my Head office
can order the transfer to your designated bank account.
If you accept this offer to work with me, I will appreciate it very much.
As soon as I receive your response I will provide details to you on how we can achieve it successfully.
DR. KOFFI ADAMS.
[ END SCAM E-MAIL ]
DR. KOFFI ADAMS
It's important to note that
any real people and / or legitimate
organizations whose actual names or other details appear in
these scam e-mails have absolutely no
with this scam!
Scammers never use their real
They frequently take on the identity of real people to help make themselves and their scam appear legitimate.
This is just a small sampling of the
many hundreds of advance fee fraud e-mails received each day here at
headquarters. It is 100% pure B.S. Purity Guaranteed!
There are many different types of 419 scam (examples)
but they all promise you something (fortune, job with salary /
low-interest loan, lottery prize,
bargain gold dust / diamonds,
work visa, etc.) in return
for a small 'fee' or some kind of remittance. Of course, there is no
fortune, no job, no loan, no prize to be had. It's just a ploy to get
willingly send them money.
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